There was a lot of excitement at Ballyclare Secondary School this week as they and other schools around the country waited in anticipation for the first ever Jr. NBA draft in Ireland to take place at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght, Dublin.
The PTA will host its Halloween screening of Goosebumps on Wednesday 24th October from 3.30 pm-5.45 pm. Tickets are £2.50 or £4.00 for a family ticket. Ice cream will be available on the evening.
To celebrate the European day of languages, French A level students visited the p4s in Ballyclare Primary School to hear what they had learnt about France, to admire their fantastic outfits and to teach them some French. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed singing ‘Head, shoulders, knees and toes’.
This school is the second school in Northern Ireland to receive this prestigious award. Investor in Careers (CSW group) is a Licensed Awarding Body for the National Quality in Careers Standard. This award is recognised by Ofsted as demonstrating that schools are delivering the highest quality Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG).
We would like to invite you to come to our first PTA meeting on Thursday 27th September at 5pm. This association is open to all staff / parents / carers. Over the past number of years the PTA has gone from strength to strength with new fundraising events, money being spent on school resources and […]
Congratulations to Kofi Balmer who was playing with Northern Ireland’s Under 19s last week against Slovakia. Kofi had the honour of captaining the team during their second match to a 4-1 victory at the Newry Showgrounds on Friday 7th September. Well done Kofi, what an amazing achievement. Below are some photos of the match.
Congratulations to three of our past pupils, Faye Hutchinson, Chloe Hanna and Lesley- Anna Tosh, on graduating from the University of Ulster with a First Class Honours Degree in Music.
On Friday 1st June Kofi was presented with his international cap by the NISFA (Northern Ireland Schools Football Association) at La Mon Hotel and Country Club.
Kofi Balmer played for the Northern Ireland Schoolboys on 29th March 2018 against the Republic of Ireland in the Centenary Shield competition gaining his first ‘Schoolboy Cap’. Kofi had gained this achievement whilst still attending Ballyclare Secondary School.
On Wednesday 21st March our U16 Rugby squad won the 2018 Danske Bank Ulster High Schools’ Trophy, thanks to a 37-19 win over Ballynahinch High School at Kingspan Stadium.
2017/2018 was a great year for Ballyclare Secondary School’s U16 Hockey Squad. Ballyclare Secondary is extremely lucky; it has a lot of very gifted and talented players in Years 9-12 willing to step to the mark. These players possess a high need to achieve, an outstanding work ethic and attitude.
For the second year in a row Ballyclare Secondary School’s Art & Design department has had the top CCEA GCSE student!